Author: Brian Murphy

BIMS Incoming Class: By the Numbers

Ever since Amy Bouton, PhD, Associate Dean of Graduate and Medical Scientist Programs, sent me numbers for the incoming Biomedical Sciences (BIMS) class, I cannot stop thinking about them. The…

Diversity and Inclusion: Our Efforts Are Ongoing

As with any pursuit of excellence — it is ongoing. We can always be better, do better. This year’s StandPoint survey echoed responses from years past: Faculty were pleased at…

First-Ever BIMS Reunion Weekend a Smashing Success [PHOTOS]

Over 225 alumni, faculty, and current trainees participated in the first-ever Biomedical Sciences (BIMS) Reunion Weekend, April 12-14. Considered a smashing success, the event drew alumni who received degrees in…

Student-Organized Symposium Nearly Three Decades Old

Collaboration. Innovation. Dedication. Teamwork. These are important attributes in teaching, conducting research, and practicing medicine. The Graduate Biosciences Society (GBS) has found that they are also critical when organizing its…

Highlights: April MAC Meeting

The School of Medicine’s Medical Advisory Committee (MAC) met on April 9, 2019, 4-5 p.m., in Pinn Hall, 2ABC. Here are highlights from that meeting: Randolph J. Canterbury, MD Senior…

VMED Update: Saving Time With Honor

Over the past year, you have heard about the development and rollout of Virginia Medicine (VMED), an integrated learning-, curriculum-, and student-management system. Last year, we discussed the first iteration of…

Video: Congratulations SMD19, on a Successful Match Day!

On Friday, March 15, the UVA School of Medicine’s Class of 2019 learned where they will continue their training as residents at hospitals across the country, including UVA Medical Center.…

Highlights: March MAC Meeting

The School of Medicine’s Medical Advisory Committee (MAC) met on March 12, 2019, 4-5 p.m., in the Biomedical Sciences Classroom. Here are highlights from that meeting: Opening Comments David S.…

138 Photos: Our Medical Students Match on Match Day 2019

On Friday, March 15, the UVA School of Medicine’s Class of 2019 learned where they will continue their training as residents at hospitals across the country, including UVA Medical Center.…

How They Spent Their Summer Vacation

Last summer, five undergraduates in Biomedical Engineering (BME) spent the summer at the School of Medicine to participate in National Institutes for Health-funded (NIH) BME Clinical Scholars program. This effort…